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Old Aug 19, 2011, 05:07 PM
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WOW!!!

p.s.- I noticed the screws on the elevons.............
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Old Aug 19, 2011, 05:15 PM
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Stunning. I usually go for more "traditional" designs, but I feel an exception coming on . . .
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Old Aug 19, 2011, 05:20 PM
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Dave - are you gonna post anymore pics, dimensions of the battery bay would be helpful.

Thanks

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Old Aug 19, 2011, 06:21 PM
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cool, I like the sound it makes when it's doing the flat spin. That'll turn some heads at the park

How is the thrust vector system "like no other" though....? I'm pretty sure the Multiplex fun-jet has a 4 axis system (not sure if it's OEM, or an aftermarket mod though).

That said, I think a 4 axis system would have been overkill, the pitch rate already looked pretty extreme to me.
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Old Aug 19, 2011, 06:23 PM
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Okay... I like it. It's pretty cool. I kinda want one , but I've been flying the Q since it came out, so is this really different?? I didn't see anything in the video that the Q doesn't do other than the landing gear. Am I missing something?
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Old Aug 19, 2011, 07:11 PM
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I agree

I was hoping for more performance

Still - it looks pretty cool





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Okay... I like it. It's pretty cool. I kinda want one , but I've been flying the Q since it came out, so is this really different?? I didn't see anything in the video that the Q doesn't do other than the landing gear. Am I missing something?
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Old Aug 19, 2011, 07:18 PM
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after watching the video ill pass
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Old Aug 19, 2011, 09:40 PM
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It looks much faster than the Q.
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Old Aug 20, 2011, 01:02 AM
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I would hope it would be.



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It looks much faster than the Q.
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Old Aug 20, 2011, 01:36 AM
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stickjoy,

So you just joined a few hours ago on August 19th....and this is your first and only post.

Thanks for sharing your thoughts.



Don't worry; No one thinks this is a 2nd user name for some guy.


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Old Aug 20, 2011, 02:30 AM
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stickjoy,

So you just joined a few hours ago on August 19th....and this is your first and only post.

Thanks for sharing your thoughts.



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i thought exactly the same

maybe a Multiplex Fun Jet man, just rubbishing something no one has even seen, touched or flown yet

I think this plane is way above my skill level, but for a good pilot i bet this thing would be a hoot, a 32 motor 4s battery it's gotta move fast

cheers chuck
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Old Aug 20, 2011, 06:51 AM
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What do we want? MORE! When do we want it? NOW!

This plane's video shows me that this plane is more about agility than outright speed. That interests me more. I have a 6 cell jet that gets the nod for my speed fix.

I'm just wondering if I can put my Steve Austin Six Million Dollar Man doll in it?


I hope I don't get one and say -
"Pitch is out I can't hold altitude..."
"Flight Comm I can't hold it she's breaking up."
Six Million Dollar Man TV Intro
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Old Aug 20, 2011, 07:25 AM
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So you just joined a few hours ago on August 19th....and this is your first and only post.

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+1 Bump!!
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Old Aug 20, 2011, 08:15 AM
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This looks like an awesome plane, but obviously not for everyone.

The price points loses some customers. Not being a speed demon will eliminate some more. Questionable, at this point, operation on grassfields may lose some others.

The Scimitar may find many customers that appreciate it for what it is and are willing to pay the the price. That will largely depend on how the first adopters rate it.
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Old Aug 20, 2011, 09:37 AM
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I have MINE on order

Not sure my SKILLS are ready for it.... but heck


YA ONLY LIVE ONCE RIGHT!!!!!
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